Psalm 29 NIV

A psalm of David.

1 Ascribe to the LORD,1 O mighty ones,2 ascribe to the LORD glory3 and strength.

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2 Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; worship the LORD in the splendor of hisa holiness.4

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    • a 29:2 - Or "LORD with the splendor of"
      3 The voice5 of the LORD is over the waters; the God of glory6 thunders,7 the LORD thunders over the mighty waters.8

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      4 The voice of the LORD is powerful;9 the voice of the LORD is majestic.

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      5 The voice of the LORD breaks the cedars; the LORD breaks in pieces the cedars of Lebanon.10

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      6 He makes Lebanon skip11 like a calf, Sirionb12 like a young wild ox.13

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        • b 29:6 - That is, Mount Hermon
          7 The voice of the LORD strikes with flashes of lightning.14

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          8 The voice of the LORD shakes the desert; the LORD shakes the Desert of Kadesh.15

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          9 The voice of the LORD twists the oaksc16 and strips the forests bare. And in his temple all cry, "Glory!"17

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            • c 29:9 - Or "LORD makes the deer give birth"
              10 The LORD sitsd enthroned over the flood;18 the LORD is enthroned as King forever.19

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              11 The LORD gives strength to his people;20 the LORD blesses his people with peace.21

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